Cast of "The Walking Dead" Coming to TBS's "CONAN" Thursday, Feb. 6
Exclusive Appearance to Mark Cast's First-Ever Joint Interview in Late Night
TBS's CONAN, starring Conan O'Brien, will welcome the cast of AMC's smash hit The Walking Dead on Thursday, Feb. 6, for their first-ever joint interview in late night. Joining O'Brien in the studio will be Andrew Lincoln (who plays Rick Grimes), Norman Reedus (Daryl Dixon), Lauren Cohan (Maggie Greene), Steven Yeun (Glen Rhee), Danai Gurira (Michonne) and Melissa McBride (Carol Peletier). The cast is making this exclusive appearance in anticipation of the mid-season premiere of The Walking Dead on Sunday, Feb. 9.
Since its debut in October 2010, The Walking Dead has become the most-watched TV drama in cable TV history and is now the #1 show on television among adults 18-49. The season four premiere in October set ratings records for the series and became the most-watched non-sports telecast in cable history, with 20.2 million viewers and 13.2 million adults 18-49 in Live + 3 delivery, according to Nielsen.
CONAN airs Monday-Thursday at 11 p.m. (ET/PT). The series, which earned an Emmy(R) for its innovative mobile app, is produced for TBS by Conaco LLC, with Jeff Ross serving as executive producer. The show originates from Stage 15 at Warner Bros. Studios.
TBS is basic cable's reigning champion among young adults in primetime. Available in 101 million households, TBS features original scripted comedies like Cougar Town, Ground Floor, Sullivan & Son and Men at Work, as well as American Dad!, which will become a TBS original series in late 2014. TBS also features original unscripted series like King of the Nerds, Deal With It and Trust Me, I'm a Game Show Host, as well as the upcoming CeeLo Green's The Good Life. In late night TBS, is home to the Emmy(R)-winning series CONAN, starring Conan O'Brien, and The Pete Holmes Show. The TBS lineup also includes popular contemporary comedies, such as The Big Bang Theory and Family Guy, along with blockbuster movies and championship sports.
TBS is part of Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., a Time Warner company. Turner Broadcasting creates and programs branded news; entertainment; animation and young adult; and sports media environments on television and other platforms for consumers around the world.